John alienates his parents by refusing to go into the family butcher business and irritates their customers by eavesdropping on them while gathering material for an epic novel Topics: Parent and child, Authorship, Parent and child
Mama Mouse and Little Mouse, having seen and heard various animal parents pledging their love to their children, tell each other how special they are Topics: Mice, Animals, Parent and child, Mice, Animals, Parent and child, Animals, Mice, Parent and child
byLawrence, Michael, 1943 September 14-; Reynolds, Adrian, illustrator
Baby's attention is fickle to all the wonderful things he encounters throughout the day, but his parents' love for him is constant Topics: Infants, Day, Parent and child, Babies, Day, Parent and child, Day, Infants, Parent and child
Martin is frightened when he is kidnapped by a man who turns out to be his mother's boyfriend, but when the plan to get money from Martin's father goes awry and things get even more confusing, Martin finds an ally in the kidnapper's daughter Topics: Kidnapping, Parent and child, Divorce, Kidnapping, Parent and child, Divorce, Divorce, Kidnapping,...
When his class of underachievers is assigned to spend three torturous weeks taking care of their own "babies" in the form of bags of flour, Simon makes amazing discoveries about himself while coming to terms with his long-absent father Topics: Schools, Infants, Parent and child, Babies, Babies, Parent and child, Infants, Parent and child,...
Defines biological, adopted, foster, and stepparents; discusses the needs of parents; explains how parents care for their children; and tells how to develop a good relationship with parents Topics: Parent and child, Parent and child, Parent and child, Family life
Mommy tells her little girl a bedtime reminiscence about the night when the daughter was a small baby and would not stop crying, despite all efforts to find out what was wrong Topics: Infants, Parent and child, Bedtime, Babies, Parent and child, Bedtime, Bedtime, Infants, Parent and...
Twelve-year-old Steven and his younger brother Benjy make a desperate attempt to force their extremely busy parents to spend more time together with them Topics: Parent and child, Family life, Parent and child, Family
Tells a story about a magic puppet who makes a little boy invisible so he can see the things that his mother and father do for him in order to teach children to appreciate their parents and to encourage them to help make the parents' jobs easier. For elementary grades. Topics: Parent and child -- Juvenile films, Parent and child.
Nine-year-old Amber Brown faces further complications because of her parents' divorce when her father plans to move back from Paris and she must decide which parent she will be with on Thanksgiving Topics: Divorce, Parent and child, Divorce, Parent and child
Hoping to impress an older ballet student and gain the attention of her busy parents, eleven-year-old Emma lies about her ability to dance on pointe Topics: Ballet dancing, Parent and child, Ballet dancing, Parent and child
Although they are supposed to be in bed asleep, two kittens find a way to join their parents, Lady Jane and Big Jim, for cookies on the beach Topics: Cats, Parent and child, Cookies, Cats, Parent and child, Cookies